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Dec 25, 2012 8:00am PST
, they actually got negative circumstances of neglect. i don't have a single female patient in the downtown eastside who wasn't sexually abused, for example, as were many of the men, or abused, neglected and abandoned serially, over and over again. and that's what sets up the brain biology of addiction. in other words, the addiction is related both psychologically, in terms of emotional pain relief, and neurobiological development to early adversity. >> what does the title of your book mean, in the realm of hungry ghosts? >> well, it's a buddhist phrase. in the buddhists' psychology, there are a number of realms that human beings cycle through, all of us. one is the human realm, which is our ordinary selves. the hell realm is that of unbearable rage, fear, you know, these emotions that are difficult to handle. the animal realm is our instincts and our id and our passions. now, the hungry ghost realm, the creatures in it are depicted as people with large empty bellies, small mouths and scrawny thin necks. they can never get enough satisfaction. they can never fill their bellies. they're alwa
LINKTV
Dec 24, 2012 8:00am PST
, i don't recall how i made it back across that bridge to the church. but after i got back to the church, the church was full to capacity, more than 2,000 people on the outside trying to get in to protest what had happened on the bridge. and someone asked me to say something to the audience. and i stood up and said something like: "i don't understand it, how president johnson can send troops to vietnam but cannot send troops to selma, alabama, to protect people whose only desire is to register to vote." the next thing i knew, i had been admitted to the local hospital in selma. amy goodman: explain that moment where you decided to move forward, because i don't think the history we learn records those small acts that are actually gargantuan acts of bravery. talk about-i mean, you saw the weapons the police arrayed against you. what propelled you forward, congressmember lewis? rep. john lewis: well, my mother, my father, my grandparents, my uncles and aunts, and people all around me had never registered to vote. i had been working all across the south. the state of mississippi
LINKTV
Dec 27, 2012 8:00am PST
? >> i don't believe that will make one additiodifferent. >> he may have violated the law. why lt. governor brian schatz has been tapped to fill the senate seat left vacant by the death of longtime democratic inouye. daniel anywain a inouye's purported choice was colleen. russia's upper chamber of parliament has approved a ban on u.s. citizens adopting russian children. the bill is before president vladimir putin has indicated he will sign it. it is seen as a rich ought to remove after president obama signed a law denying u.s. visas and bank accounts to russian officials linked to the death of imprisoned whistleblower sergei magnitsky. dakota native americans held a ceremony in minnesota on wednesday to commemorate the 150th anniversary of the largest mass execution in u.s. history. 38 dakota men were hanged simultaneously on december 26, 1862 in front of thousands of onlookers. they were condemned to death for crimes allegedly committed during a brief but bloody war with white settlers and soldiers. the executions were allowed by then president abraham lincoln, despite sparse evi
LINKTV
Dec 28, 2012 8:00am PST
boehner of holding up a deal. >> the american people i don't think understand the house representative is operating without the house of representatives. it is being operated with a dictatorship of the speaker, not allowing the vast majority of the house representatives to get what they want. >> adding to the urgency surrounding the talks, treasury secretary timothy geithner warned this week the u.s. will not be able to pay its creditors after monday unless the debt ceiling is raised. we will have more on the fiscal cliff talks, speaking with congressmember dennis kucinich after the headlines. environmental protection agency head lisa jackson has announced a resignation ahead of president obama's second term. jackson departs after a four- year tenure that saw advances in the regulation of environmentally harpo practices such as mountaintop removal and the emissions of harmful chemicals from industrial plants. it was marred by a number of key disappointments on environmental issues. president obama rejected jackson's proposal for tougher regulations on smog pollution last year, even tho
LINKTV
Dec 26, 2012 3:00pm PST
and resources for everybody. it is something canadians don't often realize is that first nations are the last best hope they have of protecting land for food and clean water for the future, not just for our people, but for canadians as well. we have constitutional protected aboriginal treaty rights that they don't have. so this country falls or survives on whether or not they recognize and implement those aboriginal treaty rights. they need to stand with us to protect what will be essential. we're talking about having food and water for future generations. >> pamela palmater, i want to ask about chief theresa spence who has been on a hunger strike, saying she is willing to die for people. she wants prime minister harper to discuss respect for her historical treaties. her hunger strike has led some to voice caution and even disapproval, like patrick brazeau, native senator appointed by harper stating he thought she was not setting a good example for aboriginal used. take heart filled once this is not the way to do with the government headed by harper -- kate heartfield said this is not the way
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